Bruce A J Virgo
"LESSONS FROM COVID-19: Impact on living with ALS/MND"
Bruce Virgo is a maritime lawyer qualified in Australia, England/Wales and Scotland. Australian, he has lived in Edinburgh for over 20 years. Following symptoms in 2013, Bruce was diagnosed with MND in late 2014. He led the shipping team at a London legal office until May 2016, before deterioration of his condition forced the relinquishment of that role.
Since 2014 Bruce has been participating in various MND research projects, raising awareness of MND and fundraising. He is a former Symposium Patient Fellow and is currently on the PALS/CALS Advisory Council of the International Alliance of ALS/MND Associations.